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Women’s basketball defeats Northern State, falls to Minnesota-State Moorhead

The women’s basketball team played two consecutive road matches this past weekend against Northern State University and Minnesota State University Moorhead. The team defeated NSU (94-81) but lost to MSUM (55-66).  Head coach Amanda Davied believes the team played well against Northern State.   “I think we really distributed the ball well and we obviously shot the ball …

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Gorillas get ‘Washburned’ out of playoff hunt

Pitt State football dropped it’s third game of the season Saturday, losing 40-23 at home to the Washburn Ichabods.  The Gorillas battled adversity all game long, including two quarterback injuries with third string freshman quarterback Matt Harman pressed into action, and in the end the Gorillas would fall in the season’s final home contest.  “I just …

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Women place 1st, men 6th at conference meet

The Pitt State women’s cross-country team captured its second straight MIAA Championship while the men’s team placed 6th overall on Saturday, Nov. 3 at the MIAA Championships meet in Jones Park.   The women’s team accumulated a low score of 26 points.   “Well, [the women placing first] was very exciting, it’s …

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Gorillas avoid upset loss to Lindenwood 

Pitt State football escaped in overtime with a 27-24 win on Saturday against the Lindenwood Lions.   The game was an exciting, back and forth contest with the lead changing hands six times.   Head football coach Tim Beck on the weekly “Tim Beck Show” was proud of the way his team fought throughout the ballgame.  …

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Gorillas eye Top-25 showdown with Bearcats  

After a tight 27-24 victory over the Lindenwood Lions, the eighth-ranked Gorillas are back in the Jungle on Saturday to face off against the Northwest Missouri State Bearcats. After playing such as close game against Lindenwood, the Gorillas are eager to get on the field back at home against Northwest.    …

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Gorilla Football remains unbeaten against UNK

Pitt State football took down the Nebraska-Kearney Lopers 30-17 on Family Day at Carney Smith Stadium.   The win keeps the Gorillas undefeated at 4-0 and moves the team up to No. 10 in in the Division-II football coaches’ poll rankings, as well as giving Pitt a solo lead in the …

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PSU volleyball splits tough weekend road trip

PSU volleyball hit the road this weekend with games at Fort Hays State and Nebraska-Kearney. PSU split the two games with a win over Fort Hays and a loss to Kearney.  On Friday, the Gorillas defeated the Fort Hays State Tigers in four sets (25-18, 23-25, 26-24, 25-17). Head coach …

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Volleyball serves up strong-showing in MIAA homestand

Pitt State Volleyball opened up the MIAA conference schedule with three consecutive home games at John Lance Arena.   The Gorillas where able to defeat Missouri Southern and Southwest Baptist over the weekend before falling to Central Oklahoma Tuesday.  The Central Oklahoma Bronchos came into Pittsburg winners of 13 straight and …

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Football keeps rolling in lopsided win 

Northeastern State played host to the No. 23 ranked Pittsburg State Gorillas Saturday night in what was far from an even match. Pitt State left Tahlequah as 45-7 winners to stay undefeated in three games this season.  The win gave Pitt State nine straight wins dating back to last season …

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